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Interpublic Schedules First Quarter Earnings Release

April 29, 2002 at 10:16 AM EDT

Live Webcast
Q1 2002 The Interpublic Group Earnings Conference Call
May 2, 2002, 5:00 PM ET

NEW YORK, Apr 29, 2002 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc., will announce first quarter earnings after the 4 PM close of the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday, May 2, 2002.

Management will host a conference call to discuss results at 5 PM (EDT). Investors are invited to access the discussion and supporting materials at the Company's website,

Interpublic is one of the world's leading organizations of advertising and marketing services companies. Its four global operating groups are McCann-Erickson WorldGroup, The Partnership, FCB Group and Advanced Marketing Services. Major global brands include Draft Worldwide, Foote Cone & Belding Worldwide, Golin/Harris International, Initiative Media, Lowe Worldwide, McCann Erickson, Octagon, Universal McCann and Weber Shandwick. Listed on the New York Stock Exchange (symbol: IPG), the Company's revenue was $6.7 billion in 2001.

For The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc.
Philippe Krakowsky, 212/399-8088
Susan Watson, 212/399-8208

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